Bike & Pedestrian Safety

A woman wearing a bike helmet rides a bike on a campus path.



Did you know?

Princeton University promotes safe and responsible riding. It is strongly encouraged that riders wear a properly fitted helmet and obey all New Jersey state and local laws.


Safety Tip

Please be aware of your surroundings and regularly check for walkway impacts from construction.


Bike and pedestrian advisory lanes

The University is implementing “advisory lanes” to prioritize biking and walking between graduate student housing and academic buildings. Lines are striped marking sections along the sides of each street, with slow-moving vehicles sharing a center lane and yielding to bikes and pedestrians.

Learn about the Campus Mobility Framework